Regular Service Times

We welcome you to join us for one of our regularly scheduled services. Our schedule of services beginning August 24, 2015 is: Sundays 8:00 am Holy Communion 10:30 am Holy…

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Our Christian Education Initiative

Christian-Education

Grace and peace from Our Lord Jesus Christ! For most of us, school begins this week and next! We are very excited! St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church has shifted into autumn mode and we are ready for what the year will bring. This will be Year 2 of our Children’s Education initiative. This Sunday, Sunday School will begin at 9:15 and Children’s Church and Catechesis will begin at 10:30. This is part of a vision for St. Thomas’ children that I would like to discuss again with you here. The Christian Church throughout the West is losing an alarming number of our youth when they reach college or otherwise go out on their own. They are walking away from the Faith on a large scale when they hear Christianity questioned…even when questioned in a respectful way (all the more frequently, they encounter hostility and pressure from professors and peers). This is not the fault of the ones raising the objections. Paraphrasing C.S. Lewis: Why are we surprised when people raise objections and non-believers say non-believing things? Our 39 Articles define the…